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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
353 PM CDT THU APR 12 2012


...DAMAGE SURVEYS HAVE BEEN COMPLETED ACROSS EAST TEXAS FROM 
STORMS WHICH OCCURRED APRIL 11 2012...

.SUPERCELL THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPED DURING THE AFTERNOON OF APRIL
11 2012 AHEAD OF A SOUTHWESTWARD MOVING COOL FRONT.  SOME OF
THESE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCED A FEW SHORT LIVED WEAK TORNADOES
IN RUSK COUNTY IN EAST TEXAS..

.TORNADO #1...

START_DATE:            APRIL 11, 2011
START_TIME:            251 PM CDT
START_LOCATION:        7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF HENDERSON TEXAS
START_LAT/LON:         (32.0995/-94.9101)

END_TIME:              255 PM CDT
END_LAT/LON:           (32.0810/-94.8913)

RATING:                EF0
ESTIMATED _PEAK WIND:  65-70 MPH
PATH_LENGTH /STATUTE/: 2.5 MILES
PATH_WIDTH/MAXIMUM/:   35 YARDS

FATALITIES:            (0)
INJURIES:              (0)

SURVEY_SUMMARY:
THE EF0 TORNADO FIRST TOUCHED DOWN NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF COUNTY ROAD
471 AND 468 WHERE A TREE WAS SNAPPED.  THE TORNADO CONTINUED SOUTHEAST CROSSING
CR 468 WHERE SEVERAL TREES WERE SNAPPED ON BOTH SIDES OF THE ROAD.  SOME
OF THE TREES FELL ACROSS 468 AND ONTO POWERLINES NEARBY.  THE TORNADO
LIFTED AS IT CROSSED HWY 79 7 MILES SOUTHWEST OF HENDERSON WHERE 2 TREES WERE 
SNAPPED ON THE NORTH SIDE OF HWY 79.

.TORNADO #2...

START_DATE:            APRIL 11, 2011
START_TIME:            322 PM CDT
START_LOCATION:        6 MILES NORTHWEST OF MOUNT ENTERPRISE TEXAS
START_LAT/LON:         (31.9918/-94.7454)

END_TIME:              324 PM CDT
END_LAT/LON:           (31.9805/-94.7361)

RATING:                EF0
ESTIMATED _PEAK WIND:  60-65 MPH
PATH_LENGTH /STATUTE/: 1.0 MILES
PATH_WIDTH/MAXIMUM/:   25 YARDS

FATALITIES:            (0)
INJURIES:              (0)

SURVEY_SUMMARY:
THE EF0 TORNADO FIRST TOUCHED DOWN SOUTH OF FM 1798 ALONG COUNTY ROAD 3146
WHERE A COUPLE TREES WERE SNAPPED AND UPROOTED.  THE EF0 TORNADO
CONTINUED SOUTHEAST SNAPPING LARGE BRANCHES ON ALONG CR 3146 BEFORE LIFTING
EAST OF CR 3146 AND NORTH OF CR 3145.


NOTE: THE INFORMATION IN THIS STATEMENT IS PRELIMINARY AND
SUBJECT TO CHANGE PENDING FINAL REVIEW OF THE EVENT /S/ AND
PUBICATION IN NWS STORM DATA.

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